Parish Newsletter – 22nd Sept 2019

Twenty Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time – 22nd Sept 2019
Canon John Fitzgerald P.P.  
Tel Nos. Millstreet 029-70043/Mobile 087-7752948
Email:  <email>
10.00a.m.-1.00p.m. & 2.00p.m.-5.00p.m.

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of the following:

RECENT DEATHS:          Joan Cronin, Coolinarne; Den Joe Kelleher, Coomlogane; Kevin Coughlan (Kevin Twohig), Millstreet & Kanturk; Eileen Conway, Louisburgh, Co. Mayo.

Millstreet Vigil 6.30 p.m.                 Alan & Tommy O’Connor, Minor Row
Ballydaly   9.00 a.m.                         The deceased members of the Cremin Family, Ballydaly
Cullen      10.15 a.m.                          Catherine & Emma Dineen, Carrigaline
Millstreet 11.30 a.m.                         Nuala O’Riordan, Dromsicane (recently deceased) and Denis J. & Jerome O’Riordan.

ANNIVERSARIES: Catherine & William O’Shea, Cockhill; Bill Kelleher, Killowen; Tadhg O’Driscoll, The Square;  Joan Daly, The Bridge; John Cronin, Murphy’s Terrace;  Con Hickey, Gortnacreeda; Jackie Donnelly, Derragh; Kit Hickey, Knockduff; Hannah O’Sullivan, Two Gneeves; Pat Kelleher, Lisnaboy; Denis & Catherine O’Sullivan, Inches;  Mary Collins, Fedamore; James O’Mahony, Clonakilty; Mary O’Keeffe, Glountane & Boherbue; John & Ciss O’Mahony, Glountane; Hannah Coleman, Muingyroogen. 

Mass Intentions for next week:

Saturday 28th September:
Millstreet   6.30 p.m.                          Dan Joe & Hannah Quinn, Flintfield
Sunday 29th September:
Ballydaly    9.00 a.m.                        Dan Mulcahy, Aunagloor
Cullen       10.15a.m.                          Tadhg Curtin, Knocknageeha                          
Millstreet 11.30 a.m.                         Tim Dennehy, Knockraha & Murphy’s Terrace


Millstreet Church: Mass times this week, unless there is a funeral.

Mass on Monday for James & Catherine O’Connor, Kilcummin and their daughter Betty Smith, Boston at 7.30p.m.
Mass on Tuesday for Kevin Coughlan, Millstreet & Kanturk (recently deceased) at 7.30p.m.
Mass on Wednesday for Joan & James Daly, The Bridge & the deceased members of the O’Donoghue Family at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Thursday (Private Intention) at 10.00a.m.
Mass on Friday for Sheila Cronin, Main Street at 7.30p.m.
Mass on Saturday for Kitty McCarthy, Aubane (recently deceased) at 10.30a.m.

Rotas for Next Weekend 28th/29th September





  6.30 p.m. Maria Kelleher  Group B
  11.30 a.m. Michael Cashman


  9.00 a.m. Mary Murphy  Group D


10.15 a.m. Marie Walsh  Group E


Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Tuesday & Wednesday from 10.30a.m. to 10.30p.m. in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Millstreet.
Requests for Prayer & Special Intentions – A box & slips of papers for these intentions can be found at the back of the Church.  Each Tuesday & Wednesday the box will be placed on the altar for Mass and then placed in the Adoration Chapel so that people attending can pray for them

CONFESSIONS:  Every Saturday in Millstreet Church 12.30p.m.-1.00p.m.

CULLEN CHURCH:  Collector for next weekend (29th): Dan O’Sullivan   

Mass on next Thursday at 7.30p.m. for Peggy & Eugene Cronin, Cullen

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION every Thursday in Cullen Church from 10.00a.m. to 7.00p.m.  All are welcome.  Requests for Prayer & Special Intentions – A box & slips of papers for these intentions can be found at the back of the Church. The box will be then placed on the Adoration Chapel so that people attending can pray for them.

LEGION OF MARY: Meeting on Tuesday night in The Parish Centre at 8.00p.m.

MILLSTREET ALTAR SOCIETY on 29th September & 6th October: Group F.

DIOCESE OF KERRY:  Youth Music Ministry Workshop with well-known composer & musical director, Ian Callanan, on Saturday 19th October in the Kerry Diocesan Youth Service, Killarney. Registration at 9.30a.m., the workshop starts at 10.00 and finishes at 1.00p.m. Music will be provided on the day.  Cost €10 per participant.  Contact Tomas Kenny (086) 3683778.
Organ Tutorials for the Autumn with Patrick Killeen will commence in early October in Killarney.  The course will be carried out over 10 sessions. Contact Tomas for further details (contact details above).
Kingdom Gospel Choirs:  The Kiddies Kingdom Gospel Choir (5-9 years), The Kingdom Youth Choir (10-16years) and The Kingdom Gospel Choir (adults) will be starting on Saturday 28th September.  Adults choir 12-1p.m, Kiddies choir 1.30 -2.30p.m. and youth choir 2.30-3.30p.m. No auditions necessary – everyone welcome to join. For more information contact Caoimhe (087) 70669858.

Community Notices

  • MILLSTREET PIPE BAND would like to thank everyone for supporting their Church Gate collection in Millstreet & Ballydaly last weekend. All proceeds go towards the costs associated with the Pipe Band & is very much appreciated.
  • MILLSTREET GRAMOPHONE CIRCLE will meet in Millstreet Day Care Centre on Friday 27th Sept at 8.15p.m. Guest presenter is Maurice Linehan, Millstreet.  All welcome.
  • TRADITIONAL LATIN MASS on Sunday 29th September at 12 noon in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Tralee.
  • FASHION SHOW: Rathmore branch of the Children of Chernobyl are hosting their annual Fashion Show in Rathmore community centre on Thursday 10th October at 8.00p.m.  Tickets available from Betty (087) 6323922, Mairead (086) 0653369 or Eileen (086) 1733094
  • FRIENDS OF MALLOW HOSPITAL wish to express sincere thanks for the much appreciated €1,260.00 contributed to its recent Church gate collection.

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